- Support for Blackmagic Raw 2.0 with Color Science Gen 5 - for e.g. Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro and others
- Background file conversion in Bin - allows to comfortably perform file conversions into various formats as background processes while continuing editing on a project
- Extended Bin conversion - now H.264 and H.265 also as batch as well as improved naming
- H.264 file export leveraging NVIDIA GPU - In addition to Intel QuickSync EDIUS X now also benefits from compatible NVIDIA GPUs when encoding H.264/AVC
- Job Monitor Tab - extended GV Job Monitor with more features including an additional “Job” Tab to review background jobs
- ProRes RAW color space selection function - automatically detects the correct color space when importing ProRes RAW material
- Faster processing - H.265 decoding, waveform generation, operations in complex projects and the rendering of nested sequences is speeded up. Also the initialization of plug-ins and the loading of projects containing a multitude of QuickTitler titles is faster.
- Extended Format Support - support for Sony α1 8K XAVC HS files, Canon EOS-1D X Mark III, EOS R5 RAW and IPB files as well as Apple ProRes RAW files recorded with Panasonic DC-S1H/ATOMOS NINJA V.
- Extended Color Space Support - sRGB, DCI-P3 and P3-D65 color spaces preserved when importing and exporting MOV/MP4 files. The original clip’s color space is kept when bin converting into different file formats.
- Extended Metadata Support - metadata of MOV/MP4 files is shown in the bin while the on-screen display can show timeline timecode, source timecode and user bit simultaneously.
- Extended Export Support - exporting MP3 audio files possible. An option is now available to automatically import exported files into the bin. The Workgroup version also offers extended MXF file profile selection in the MXF exporter settings.
- Mync Update - Mync has also been updated with all new EDIUS X formats and features additional import settings as well as enhanced export options.
NEW in EDIUS X Version 10.10
- Motion Tracking supports scale and rotation – EDIUS X is now able to use the scaling and rotation tracking information and transfer it to the attached or anchored object.
- Render and Add to Timeline, Between In/Out – this option (initially excluded in EDIUS X) is now available again.
- Thumbnail display in marker window.
- Easy cancellation of multiple jobs in the GV monitor.
- Support of Skin Tone line in Vector scope – EDIUS X now adds a skin tone line in the Vector scope that allows you to measure the colour of the skin.
- Background Rendering
- Background Export
- GV Job Monitor
- VST Plug-In Support
- Motion Tracker with Chase Mode
- Motion Tracker with Anchor Mode
- H.265 Export: EDIUS X speeds up export rendering time by leveraging NVIDIA GPU support.
- GUI Color: refined GUI in a slightly darker color.
- Draft Mode: With EDIUS X, EDIUS X Pro now also includes the Draft Preview Mode allowing realtime playback of as of many tracks as you like.
- 8K Support: EDIUS X Workgroup allows project settings and also file export in up to 8K.
- Optimized Performance: EDIUS X is all about performance and optimal use of advanced technology: hardware acceleration by Intel QuickSync, broad GPU support and multicore CPUs.
- Optimized Audio Sync Performance
- Native Support for the Latest Cameras and Codecs
- Bundled with three great new modules for optimizing audio, title creation and video effects. The regular retail price for the above modules alone is more than US$600. With EDIUS X, you get all those three great solutions for free as part of the EDIUS X package:
- Audio Optimization: EDIUS X comes bundled with the exclusive EDIUS Editions of Acon Digital: Compress EE (to be used as compressor or noise gate), DeNoise EE (to remove background noise), DeVerberate EE (to reduce reverberation) and Limit EE (to prevent audio from clipping).
- Professional Titling: EDIUS X features the NewBlue Titler Pro 7 in a special EDIUS X customized version (EDIUS Edition) offering new handling and design features for professional titling, animated graphics, rolling titles and lower-thirds.
- Video Effects & Seamless Transitions: EDIUS X features the proDAD Vitascene V4 EDIUS Edition that includes over 100 seamless transitions as well as over 250 great filters and transitions of Vitascene 3 LE.
- Enhanced SDK makes EDIUS 10.x a perfect partner for complementing solutions allowing a tight integration of Third Party solutions and expand the possibilities even further.
Important: the list of new features in EDIUS X does not end herewith. EDIUS X has the same system with free .xx updates like EDIUS 9, which has been much appreciated by users. With upcoming EDIUS 10.x releases Grass Valley will continuously update and enhance EDIUS X with new functions and workflow options with every free update during the software’s lifecycle of about two to three years. Planned free of charge updates include:
- Teamwork editing — including the sharing of content and projects
- Enhanced workflow options utilizing the cloud
- Intelligent handling of metadata for an optimized media management
- Diagnostics and automatic bulk-optimization of audio & video clips
- Enhanced SDK and Rest-API for third-party developers allowing for perfect integration
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- EOS 1D X Mark III support
- Proxy Workflow with EOS C500 Mark II
- Extended AAF export
- Consistency check for restoring offline clips
NEW in EDIUS 9.51
(Release Notes 1) (Release Notes 2)
- Blackmagic Raw 6K support
- Comprehensive Quicktime codec support
- Improved Blackmagic Design hardware output
- Video capturing and preview with AJA hardware
- Further improvements in EDIUS
- Improvements in Mync
NEW in EDIUS 9.50 (Release Notes)
- Multicam Audio Sync
- Import of Blackmagic RAW clips
- Export of Apple ProRes 4444 clips with alpha channel
- Import of other raw camera formats (Canon und Sony)
- New features in Mync
- Apple ProRes Export and ProRes Raw Import
- Enhanced Multicam Function with new sync options (incl. announcement of soon to come Audio Sync)
- Optimized and easy to use HDR-SDR Conversion with soft-clip tone mapping
- Optimized Mask Motion Trackerconversion for better tracking results
- Import/Export of Closed Captioning including burn to video
- New High Speed H.265 Software Decoder for an improved performance concerning HEVC clips
- New Format Import support for Sony Venice Raw, Panasonic P2 8K and faster Canon Cinema Raw Light performance
- New Format Export support for H.264/H.265 as MOV, optimized H.264 low bitrate encoding and for Workgroup: DNxHR support
- AJA IO 4K Plus and Kona 5 Preview support
- Support for the latest intel QuickSync technology for processors like i7-9700K or i9-9900K for H.264/H.265 acceleration
- New in the Workgroup version: support for professional Canon HDR control monitors. EDIUS now automatically switches to the right color space
- More new features like HDR color bars, 0.1 steps for Gaussian blur, voice over level numeration, project wizard with overscan setting and more
- Updated Mync version with support for all mentioned import formats
NEW in EDIUS 9.31 (Release Notes)
- Extension of the "Edit marker" dialogue
- Support for the new Fujifilm X-T3
- New Nikon N-Log color space
- New in the Workgroup version: Preview device: Video-out conversion
- New in the Workgroup version: Monitor Control
NEW in EDIUS 9.30 (Release Notes)
- Closed caption display, which allows subtitles to be switched on and off as needed
- 50/60p timecode display when editing 50/60p material
- RED Raw Decoding GPU support for acceleration through the graphics card
- Extended optical flow options with improved image quality for slow motion
- Extension of the exporter with more formats and faster output
- Coloured markers for better organisation of the material
- Extended format support for new camcorders such as Canon XF705
- New video scopes, scalable and with nits display, also for HDR and new colour spaces
- RGB parade and RGB histogram for better colour control
- New colour space manager for organisation of often used colour spaces
- Support of new colour spaces: ARRI-ALEXA Wide Gamut, Log C, DJI-D-Gamut/D-Log
- Floating license model for flexible license management within a facility
- HDR support in Mync for preview, storyboard editing and export
- New format support for Apple ProRes MXF and Sony VENICE RAW when importing
- Canon Cinema Raw Light acceleration for Canon C200 raw material
- New in the workgroup version: monitor control for optimal HDR output
NEW in EDIUS 9.10 (Release Notes)
- Export of H.265 with intel QuickSync hardware encoder
- XAVC proxy workflow offers the best Sony XAVC(-S) proxy support ever
- Progress bar on the EDIUS icon when exporting and rendering
- Improvements in Mync: fast tagging, subclips, multiple image preview and meta data
- Improved MPEG2 encoder for even faster and better MPEG2 encoding
- Extensive HDR workflow in PQ/HLG, import, editing, conversion, export
- Support of new colour spaces apart from Rec.709 now also BT.2020 and BT.2100 PQ/HLG
- Export of high end H.264 files with 10bit and 4:2:2
- New raw format support of the Canon C200 Cinema Raw Light format
- Native Raw 10bit Cinema DNG support
- General acceleration of EDIUS at program start, editing, export
- Improvements of the user interface after feedback from users
- Improvements in Mync: meta data search, storyboard editing, offline files
- Cloud ready: EDIUS is cloud compatible, ideal for customers having video material in the cloud
- New in the workgroup version: support of 4K 50/60p output over I/O hardware
Important: the list of new features in EDIUS 9 does not end herewith. EDIUS 9 has the same system with free .xx updates like EDIUS 8, which has been much appreciated by users:
Every few months there is an update with new features and/or format support. In EDIUS 8, e.g. the following enhancements were added after the 8.00 version: primary colour correction, LUT support, colour space conversion, Log support, optical flow, motion tracker, new still picture engine (without Quicktime), loudness meter with auto correction (only in workgroup), Mync Media Asset Management with storyboard and upload function, better metadata support, new proxy mode with different resolutions, up to 64 channels of audio, 4K monitor and high DPI support, improved ProRes and DNxHD support, GPU acceleration for primary color correction, Raw support, draft preview mode with reduced preview quality for more real-time (only in workgroup), project templates, open FX support and much more.